” The Duels (qualifying) is, not Daytona 500, ” Logano said, ” but momentum is the momentum. ”
Logano directed 19 laps in No. 22 Ford for Team Penske in a qualifying 60-lap Thursday night race that sets out the field for Daytona 500. It starts from the second row in an open Sunday season box.
“Logano, 2018 NASCAR champion, was part of a swap through team at Team Penske during the season put on him by Paul Wolfe, former chief executive of staff co-operation Brad Keselowski. They both got their first experience working together last weekend in an exhibition event where Logano’s block of Kyle Busch reinforced hard criticism and criticism from Keselowski. “Data-reactid =” 34 “> Logano, a 2018 NASCAR champion, was involved in swaping three teams at Team Penske during the season that Paul Wolfe, chief executive of Brad Keselowski previously, combined with their first experience at working last weekend in an exhibition event in which Logano’s block Kyle Busch threw it crash and harsh criticism from Keselowski.
Logano did not appear to be at risk from the start of Speedweeks and the first qualifying race was much quieter than Bussh Clash last week. This event was due to multiple accidents and only six cars were running at the end.
” We worked some of the kinks last week, ” he said. ” We’re just ready to go to Daytona 500. ”
Ford drivers have now won four of the latest five Daytona qualifying races. The rest of Daytona 500 field is set by a second 125 mile race.
The front row is based on time trials, and Ricky Stenhouse Jr. won the pole already. William Byron will start near him as Chevrolets gave the two best spots at speed.
Justin Haley, Daytona winner of the July race at the Daytona Speedway International last year t , towards a 500 range, as did Sorenson Reed in the first quality. “data-reactid =” 39 “> Justin Haley, the July race winner at Daytona International Speedway last year, made his way into a 500 field, as Reed Sorenson did in the first qualifier.
“We are proud to have achieved the race and this is affecting a small team,” Sorenson said. ” Everything that happens from this point is icing on the cake. ”
Sorenson said that he will have the green light to make a hard race on Sunday, and he repeatedly praised the Daytona Racing Childress Racing engine in almost ten years.
His success came at the expense of Daniel Suarez, who had a rocky journey in NASCAR for the past three years. Suarez took another halfway through his qualifying race when he was on hand by Ford drivers in charge of the pit road.
Suarez was arrested in the middle and was hit by Ryan Blaney, launching Toyota from Suarez going through a very strong Daytona grass. The only full-time Mexican driver in any NASCAR national series, Suarez has lost his job with top class teams for the past two years and the previous Xfinity Series champion has only signed this month to drive this season with Gaunt Brothers Racing.
The team had to make way into Daytona 500, but the shot ended in Suarez.
The thing I want to do is go home. I do not know, man, getting tired of this, ”said Suarez. A lot of frustration. I’m sorry. I am working with my salary and I want this to happen. ‘
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